Juana and Lucas

Book Verdict

Juana and Lucas

by Juana Medina

First Release:

December 2016

ISBN: 9780763672089

2017 Pura Belpré Award Winner
Juana does not love learning the English. Why is it so important to learn a language that makes so little sense? Full-color illustrations done in ink and watercolor.

  • ISBN: 9780763672089
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Candlewick
    Page Count: 96
    Trim Size: 6" x 9"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.9, Points: 1
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.6, Points: 4
    Lexile: Level: 870L
    Awards & Honors: Beverly Cleary Children's Choice Award 2018 -2019 Nominee SLJ’s Best Books of 2016, Chapter Books
    Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Young Readers, Fiction
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers
    Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth 2017, Diverse Fiction
    2017 Notable Books for a Global Society
    2016 Cybils Finalist, Early Chapter Books
    2017 Américas Award, Commended Title
    Genre: Fic
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